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Table 1 SCL90-based predominant psychopathological symptoms according to the primary substance of abuse at treatment entry

From: Psychopathology of addiction: May a SCL-90-based five dimensions structure be applied irrespectively of the involved drug?

Dominant group Total
N = 2314
Alcohol
N = 449
Heroin
N = 1195
Cocaine
N = 670
N (%) N (%) N (%)
1. Worthlessness-being trapped 349 (15.1) 62 (13.8)a 180 (15.1)a 107 (16.0)a
2. Somatic symptoms 509 (22.0) 102 (22.7)a,b 291 (24.4)b 116 (17.3)a
3. Sensitivity-psychoticism 465 (20.1) 110 (24.5)a 218 (18.2)b 137 (20.4)a,b
4. Panic-anxiety 605 (26.1) 124 (27.6)a 300 (25.1)a 181 (27.0)a
5. Violence-suicide 386 (16.7) 51 (11.4)a 206 (17.2)b 129 (19.3)b
  1. Chi square 28.61; df 8; p < 0.001
  2. Each letter denotes a subset of categories whose column proportions do not differ significantly from each other at the 0.05 level